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A cooperative or workplace experience or period of training for a student that is provided by student's educational facility externship
A facility providing medical care on an outpatient basis. Many clinics have a specialty, such as ongoing care for diabetes or cancer clinic
A field legally restricted to practioners with a specific professional qualification and/or provincial or territorial registration regulated profession
A graduate from accredited health office administration program who assumes administrative, communication, and/or clinical responsibilities in a health-care setting administrative health professional
A legal document, obtained after passing written and clinical examinations, that is required for health care practioners in regulated fields licensure
A mentor who guides and supervises a student throughout a workplace experience precepter
A moral obligation duty
A moral, legal, cultural or traditional claim right
A particular social role that an ill person adopts, which involves giing up normal responsibilities and accepting care. May sometimes involve uncharacteristically passive behaviour sick role
A person seeking or receiving health care; synonomous with patient, but suggets a more active role client
A person who hadles primarily administrative responsiblities but also some clinical duties in a health office medical office administrator
A person who is trained to assist a physician with various climical tests, examinations, and procedures medical assistant
A person's discernable responses and actions behaviour
A person's right to self-determination. In health care it refers to a patient's/clients right to make his own decisions without coercion. Decisions for treatment for example, based on fact and going fully informed of all treatment options autonomy
A position in life that carries expectations of responsibilities and of appropriate behaviour role
A set of guidelines for ethical conduct code of ethics
A state of physical and emotional well-being, broadly considered. wellness
According to one definition " a relative state in which one is able to function well physicall, mentally, socially, and spiritually in order to express the full range of one's unique potentialities within the environment in which one is living health
After delivery post partum
Allowing people to have their own beliefs, opinions, and way of doing things. tolerance
Also known as amytrophic lateral sclerosis or Lou Gehirgs disease. This is a progressive disease affefting the nerves taht are responsible for muscle stimulation. There is no known cure ALS
An inborn person quality or characteristic attribute
An individual who manages the administrative and communiaction needs of a client care unit. The title is being replaced with climical secretary or communications coordinator ward clerk
Any duty or profession that supports primary health-care professionals, such as physicians, in delivering health-care services allied health care
Assessing the seriousness of a client's presenting problem to dertermine who needs to have medical help first. triage
Assuming that all members of a group will be alike stereotype
Coming to comclusions about a person or group on the basis of untested assumptions, without regards for facts prejudice
Considers concepts of fairness or entitlements, can involve oral or legal issues justice
Creating a written copy of a dictated or recorded message transcriptionist
Diagnosis and treatment transitional phase
For some, means a belief in and dedication to a highter power, for others, it is a person, or interior quality, tied to emotions, value and morals spiritual
Honesty and truthfulness veracity
Involves our cognitive ablitiy to determine what is right and what is not intellectual
Involves recognizing one's own strenghts and weaknesses, being able to analyze and deal with problems and recognize when one needs help emotional
Is learned skills
Manifested when a person belongs to a country with all its legal and social benefits nationality
Meeting the seasonable expectations of others faithfulness
Nontraditional methods and practices, based on a natural approach, including chriopracit, accupuncture, message, and aromatherapy alternative health care
Occures when people are denied justice or treated unfairly because of the membership in a group descrimination
Often used to refer to groups of people with similar physical characteristics and common ancestry race
People with partners and strong social networks are more likely to be physically healthy social
Putting yourself in other's shoes empathy
Recovery/rehabilitation/death resolution stage
Refers to a body's health and functioning physical
Refers to the cultural characteristics of a particular ethnic group ethnicity
Relating to groups of people with a common racial, religion, linguistic or cultural heritage ethnic
Requires that we benefit others and act in the person's best interest beneficence
Seeking medical intervention action phase
Sustained clinical signs acknowledgement phase
The ability to assess when something needs to be done and to do it initiative
The appearance of clinical signs preliminary phase
The basic or essential skills that one needs to succeed in a particular profession core competency
The beliefs a person holds dear and that person's decisions and behaviour or conduct values
The client continues to improve and is usually out of danger satisfactory
The client has moved from critical toward wellness, condition is still volatile and subhect to change guarded
The client is believed to be on firm footing and is expected to recover good
The client is hanging in the balance between life and death and is receiving active intervention critical
The client is near death but not receiving active intervention poor
The clients condition has steadied, good news but doesn't indicate a sure recovery stable
The languages, beliefs, values, norms, behaviours and even material objects that are passed from one generation to the next culture
The parameters of duties, and responsibilityes outlined by one s professional training and skill set scope of practice
The phase of a chronic disease characterized by a belief or absence of clinical signs or symptoms remission
The phase of a chronic disease characterized by a return of climical signs or symptions exacerbation
The philisophical study of standards accepted by society that determines what is right and wrong in human behaviour ethics
The tendency to use our own culture's standards as the yardstick to judge everyone; the belief in the superiority of our own group or culture ethnocentrism
The values and practices of a group that distinguish it from the larger culture subculture
What a person believes to be right and wrong. Pertaining to how to act, treat others, and get along in an organzied society morals
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